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Star of the West, Arkansas

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Census Data for Star of the West ...

So far, we have found very little information about Star of the West. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Star of the West to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Star of the West, please Contact Us.

As far as we can tell, Star of the West has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Star of the West, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

 Community 2016<2>
 Nashville4,501   S   20 miles [32.2 km]

Pike County ...

Star of the West is located in Pike County.

For more information, please visit our Census Page for Pike County.

Population Rings for Star of the West ...

To help identify the number of people who live in Star of the West and the surrounding area, we have drawn concentric rings centered on Star of the West. We counted the number of communities within each ring and summed their populations.<4> We don't have the population of Star of the West, so its people haven't been included.

  Radius   No of
  Since 2010    
5 mi   [8 km]2111-3.48%
10 mi   [16 km]2111-3.48%
15 mi   [24 km]42,790-3.43%
20 mi   [32 km]910,583-3.3%
25 mi   [40 km]1313,126-3.51%
30 mi   [48 km]2216,247-3.29%

Miscellaneous Information for Star of the West ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has referenced one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either Pike County or the community of Star of the West:

The GNIS Codes ...

The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Star of the West:

GNIS ID for Star of the West: 64650

GNIS ID for Pike County: 69173

GNIS ID for Arkansas: 68085

Misc. Census Codes ...

Star of the West would have been located in Census Region #3 (the South Region) and Division #7 (the West South-Central Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Star of the West.

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Star of the West, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Star of the West. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Star of the West) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Star of the West. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Star of the West

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Star of the West. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 34.2435, Longitude: -93.8252     [Map].

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<4>The communities in our count are those provided by the 2010 Census, so keep in mind that our population rings will only include the people living in those communities. Smaller communities usually don't participate directly in the Census and therefore they won't be included. While our count is a close approximation, it shouldn't be considered as a complete or accurate count.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Star of the West.